Daisy Bates has been an employee at Northeast Texas Community College since 2007. She received her Associate of Science degree from Northeast Texas Community College in 2006, went on to pursue her BAAS degree from Texas A&M Texarkana and Masters of Science in Higher Education with an emphasis in online teaching from Kaplan University. Daisy is an academic advisor for all students but she specializes in Veterans Affairs being the liaison between the college, veteran students, and the educational department of Veterans Affairs. She came to NTCC as a qualified experienced educator with 11 years of experience in the field of education being dedicated to student success. Daisy is adept at assessing needs, generating options, implementing solutions in collaboration with students and with various departments. Daisy has the ability to analyze data; accommodate students’ educational needs in order to achieve academic success and is experienced in managing projects, presenting materials, teaching/advising and motivating. Daisy's hobbies are: Singing, decorating, entertaining family and close friends, and collecting antiques.